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Stunning Piece from Cambodian Artist Featured in 10th International LDS Art Competition

Stunning Piece from Cambodian Artist Featured in 10th International LDS Art Competition

News Release from Mormon Newsroom Cambodian artist Sopheap Nhem is a featured artist in the 10th International Art Competition hosted by the Church’s history department. The purposes of the international art competitions are, first, to discover and showcase the breadth of Latter-day Saint artists, and second, to help develop the Church History Museum art collection. Nhem has titled her work, ‘Early …

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Temple News & Updates – Week of July 3

Here at LDSDaily.com, we know that members of the church sure love temples. However, I would only hear about the status of a temple when it was announced,  during the groundbreaking ceremony, the open house, the placement of the Angel Moroni, and the dedication. However, there is so much more going on with these sacred buildings that we just never hear about. So, we …

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New Mormon Message Highlights Young Single Adults Serving Refugees

New Mormon Message Highlights Young Single Adults Serving Refugees

One group of young single adults from Phoenix, Arizona followed the counsel of the First Presidency and sought out a way to help refugees in their community. Their story is now the subject of a new Mormon Message. The members join with The Welcome America Project to provide basic household items to local refugee families in their community. They were able …

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LDS Youth Build Temple Replica on Pioneer Trek

Many hours of planning, a three-mile trek, and a large group of dedicated youth and adults resulted in a beautiful replica of the Payson Utah Temple. No praying or worshiping took place inside this temple replica, but the Spanish Fork youth involved learned just what it might take to build a temple, and how important it is to attend the temple. …

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Lawsuit States LDS Singles & Other Christian Dating Websites Must Serve LGBQT Community

Lawsuit States LDS Singles & Other Christian Dating Websites Must Serve LGBQT Community

In 2013, two gay men filed lawsuits against Spark Networks Inc., a company that owns multiple dating sites, including LDSSingles.com, ChristianMingle.com, and JDate.com. The lawsuit stated that the niche dating sites were violating California’s anti-discrimination laws by requiring new users to specify if they were a man seeking a woman or a woman seeking a man. The lawsuit was recently …

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Temple News & Updates – Week of June 26

Here at LDSDaily.com, we know that members of the church sure love temples. However, I would only hear about the status of a temple when it was announced,  during the groundbreaking ceremony, the open house, the placement of the Angel Moroni, and the dedication. However, there is so much more going on with these sacred buildings that we just never hear about. So, we …

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Mitt Romney’s Family Want Him to Run for President

Mitt Romney's Family Want Him to Run for President

Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican presidential nominee, told CBS News’ John Dickerson his family is still encouraging him to enter the 2016 race. “I got an email from one of my sons yesterday, saying ‘You gotta get in, Dad! You gotta get in!” Romney told the “Face the Nation” moderator at the Aspen Ideas Festival in Colorado. However, Romney stressed he …

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Temple News & Updates – Week of June 19

Here at LDSDaily.com, we know that members of the church sure love temples. However, I would only hear about the status of a temple when it was announced,  during the groundbreaking ceremony, the open house, the placement of the Angel Moroni, and the dedication. However, there is so much more going on with these sacred buildings that we just never hear about. So, we …

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LDS Missionaries in Laos Dance to Celebrate Water Handover Ceremony

A video was posted by the United Latter-day Saints Facebook page this week showing a group of LDS missionaries dancing at a water handover ceremony in Laos. The event was held in conjunction with LDS Charities. In Laos, missionaries are restricted from wearing name tags in public and proselyting. Missionaries focus on doing service and working with the Church’s charity …

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LDS Missionary Killed in Car Accident in Venezuela

Elder Argenis Villarroel, a missionary serving in Venezuela died Wednesday as the result of a traffic accident while riding in a taxi Wednesday afternoon. “We are very sad to share the news of the death of one of our missionaries, Elder Argenis Jesus Gonzalez Villarroel, age 24, who died in an auto accident this afternoon,” said Eric Hawkins, spokesman for …

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